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The Temple of Fortuna Virilis (now the Church of S. Maria Egiziaca) (Plate 59 of the Views of Rome)

1758
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 046, v/vii; Focillon 817; Robison 46(E)(of G); Ficacci 900

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.3 x 82.1 cm (21 3/4 x 32 5/16 in.) Platemark: 38 x 59.1 cm (14 15/16 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M25535

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282); verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (1844-1884); by bequest to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker, Boston (1816-1908); his bequest to the MFA 1909 (transferred from library; accession date January 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection